A versatile and thoughtful saxophonist and composer, Tim Ries has collaborated with such jazz artists as Phil Woods, Tom Harrell, Al Foster, John Patitucci, Dave Liebman, Danilo Perez, Maynard Ferguson, Red Garland, Badal Roy, Maria Schneider and Donald Byrd. A Verve release with The Joe Henderson Big Band won a Grammy Award. Having just returned from a second world tour with the Rolling Stones playing saxophone, keyboard and organ, his other recording and performance credits include work with such diverse talents as Donald Fagen, Paul Simon, Sheryl Crow, Lyle Lovett, Stevie Wonder, Incognito, Blood Sweat & Tears, Bob Belden and David Lee Roth.
Having already released five original jazz compact discs, Tim now will channel his energy into creating interpretations of rock and roll standards. The music of Jagger and Richards, Tims recent employers, serves as the inspiration for his most recent recording project, Stones World - The Rolling Stones Project II.
Tim Ries - Saxophones
Jasia Ries - Vocals
Doug Stuart - Bass
Ron Oswanski - Organ & Piano
Kevin Washington - Drums
Graciela Perrone - Flamenco Dancing & Vocals
Tomek Miernowski - Guitar
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